Image:Percy-Fitzgerald.jpg|right|150px|Percy Hetherington Fitzgerald
Image:Fitzgerald-Furniss.jpg|thumb|right|150px|Fitzgerald caricatured by Harry Furniss c.1890
'''Percy Hetherington Fitzgerald''' (1834 - 1925) was an Anglo-Irish author and critic, painter and sculptor. He was born in Ireland
at Fane Valley, County Louth
, educated at Stonyhurst College
, Lancashire, England|Lancashire
, and at Trinity College, Dublin|Trinity College
, Dublin, Ireland|Dublin
. He was called to the Ireland|Irish Bar association|bar
and was for a time crown prosecutor on the northeastern circuit.
After moving to London, England|London
, he became a contributor to Charles Dickens|Charles Dickens's
magazine, ''Household Words
'', and later dramatic critic for the ''The Observer|Observer
'' and the ''Whitehall Review
''. Among his many writings are numerous biographies and works relating to the...